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An image of The gift by George W Lambert

George W Lambert

(Russia, Australia 1873 – 1930)

The gift
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

33.9 x 52.7 cm stretcher; 61.0 x 78.6 x 3.5 cm frame:

0 - Whole; 33.3 x 51.8 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Purchased 1949
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (13)

John Baily', Fifth Adelaide Festival of Arts 1968: Special exhibitions at the Art Gallery of South Australia, 'George Washington Lambert', pg. 27-28, Adelaide, 1968, 28. 8; dated c.1908-09

Cedric Flower (Compilator), Erotica: aspects of the erotic in Australian art, South Melbourne, 1977, 26 (illus.).

Goupil Gallery, The Goupil Gallery salon (1906), London, 1906. 85

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 108.

Wendy Symonds (Editor), Look, Heidelberg, Jul 1998, 5 (colour illus.).

Wendy Symonds (Editor), Look, Heidelberg, Jul 1998, 5 (colour illus.).

Nancy Underhill, Making Australian art 1916-49 : Sydney Ure Smith, patron and publisher, South Melbourne, 1991, 94, 95 (illus.).

Sydney Ure Smith, Bertram Stevens and Charles Lloyd Jones (Editors), Art in Australia [vol. 1, no. 4], 'Twenty-five years of Australian art", Sydney, 1918, (colour illus.). NOTE: 'in the possession of Julian Ashton, Esq. Sydney'; not paginated

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 42], Sydney, 1932, 7.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, Sydney, 27 Oct 1910, 9.

Author Unknown, Loan exhibition of Australian art: collection of paintings and drawings by Australian artists executed during the last 25 to 35 Years, Sydney, 1918. 69

Editor Unknown, Colour, London, Mar 1919, 39.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 06 Sep 1930, 11.

Exhibition history (5)

The Goupil Gallery salon (1906), Goupil Gallery, London, Dec 1906–Dec 1906

Society of Artists Spring Exhibition (1910), Society Rooms, Queen Victoria Markets, Sydney, Nov 1910 -

Loan exhibition of Australian Art (1918), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Apr 1918–1918

George Washington Lambert (1968), Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 1968 -

Celebrity Choice - Sam Neill, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Jan 1987–08 Feb 1987